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Experience:  17 years experience as a auto mechanic, foreign and domestic.5 years running my own repair business.
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Colt diesel. EPS intermittent fault

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2006 104,000 miles Colt diesel auto 1.5 DID CZ2. EPS light stays on, and steering becomes hard - no power assist. Intermittent, and most times a quick left/right turn of wheel will "kick-start" it. Light goes out and I have power steering. Q. Is there an ecu on this car? I have been told that rack plus electric motor will need replacing, either a new unit (£750 from Mitsubishi plus fitting/vat), a recon part (£360) or a used part (£100). Who can recondition mine/ supply one with 2 year guarantee? And what is likely cause? Thanks

Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Mitsubishi